A MUSIC project that helps service users with mental health difficulties with their rehabilitation has been shortlisted for a prestigious award by NHS England.
Oldham’s mental health services have been found to be meeting government standards following an unannounced inspection by the Care Quality Commission.
A brand new medical unit developed purely for patients with dementia has been officially opened at Rochdale infirmary.
Oldham’s brand new healthy lifestyle programme launched on 1 April and free places on the very first course are now available.
Mental health professionals and police officers in Tameside have teamed up to pilot a street triage service for people that have suspected mental health needs and come into contact with police.
NHS England and the Care Quality Commission have issued joint guidance to Trusts on the delivery of the ‘Hard Truths’ commitments associated with publishing staffing data regarding nursing, midwifery and care staff levels.
Residents using community and mental health services across parts of Greater Manchester will be able to sign up to receive care advice, tips and support tailored to their needs, via a new text messaging service.
Mental health staff based at Fairfield General Hospital found “time for a cuppa” and got baking to support an annual event to raise money for Dementia UK.
New weight loss courses are due to start soon to help Oldham residents enjoy a healthier lifestyle.
Residents are being given the opportunity to join the Board of local community and mental health services provider, Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust.
People in Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale are invited to a free event to find out more about Parkinson’s disease.
Older people living in care homes in Oldham can be assured of receiving the very best care during the last few months of their life.
An investment of £1 million will be used to improve technology for community health staff across parts of Greater Manchester, allowing faster access to records and improving care for patients.
Residents have the chance to influence the way their local health services are run by becoming a Governor for Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust.
A brand new and exciting healthy lifestyle programme for Oldham families will launch on 1 April.
Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham MP paid a visit to Trafford’s Macmillan Wellbeing Centre to learn more about the psychological and emotional support available to local residents with a life-limiting illness.
Modern day families are faced with a number of different pressures that can make life difficult, so mental health experts at Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust have come up with 10 tips to improve the wellbeing of the whole family.
A new ITV programme called Student Nurses: Bedpans to Bandages follows the diverse backgrounds and lives of trainee nurses in Birmingham and Manchester, with all the pressures, emotions and challenges they face both in training and on the wards.